Call for Entry – Chicago Pastel Painters

Pastels Chicago 2013

4th Annual Biennial National Juried Exhibition

The Chicago Pastel Painters and The Art Center – Highland Park present the 4th Annual National Juried Exhibition.

Click here for the prospectus and exhibit information

About the Jurors:

 Richard McKinley – Juror of Selections

Richard McKinley has been a professional working artists for 38 years and has over 35 years of teaching experience. In 2010 he was inducted into The Pastel Society of America’s Hall of Fame at the National Arts Club in NYC. An avid plein air painter, he is a frequent contribiting editor for the Pastel Journal Magazine.

 Sandra Burshell – Juror of Awards

Based in New Orleans, and a renowned pastel painter for 25 years, Sandra Bushell received her artistic formation at the Art Institute of Chicago, the New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts, Temple University, and a Masters from the Tyler School of Art. Burshell labels her work “impressionist painterly master tradition”.

In conjunction with the exhibit Sandra Burshell, will conduct a three-day workshop November 8th – 10th, 2013 at The Art Center – Highland Park. For workshop information please visit